Keywords: descale

Sign Definition

General Definition

1. The action of using a sharp implement to cut the surface off something long and flat such as a fish, in order to remove the scales.

As a Noun

1. To remove the scales from a whole fish, or piece of fish, using a knife or specialised implement. English = descale.

Note

1. There appears to be no commonly used Auslan sign for DESCALE (but some signers represent this visually using these depicting signs, once they have established the topic). If you know a sign for DESCALE used by you or other Auslan users (deaf people or interpreters) please go to "Report missing sign" and supply details. Thank you.